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che sballo il Brasiliano

English translation: even more colloquially, in contemporary English:

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11:10 Sep 17, 2000
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Italian term or phrase: che sballo il Brasiliano
does this mean 'The Brazilian is so cute'?
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Local time: 06:21
English translation:even more colloquially, in contemporary English:
Explanation:
"The Brazilian guy [or "the guy from Brazil"] is a hoot!" (this, as noted above, in the sense of amusing, great good company, fun to be with, muschievous, etc.)
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Heathcliff
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Local time: 21:21
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naeven more colloquially, in contemporary English:Heathcliff
na"This Brazilian is such a gas!"
Maureen Young


  

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2 hrs
"This Brazilian is such a gas!"


Explanation:
...or such a knockout, but in any case the sense is more of really fun to watch or be with, rather than simply good-looking.

Maureen Young
Italy
Local time: 06:21
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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9 hrs
even more colloquially, in contemporary English:


Explanation:
"The Brazilian guy [or "the guy from Brazil"] is a hoot!" (this, as noted above, in the sense of amusing, great good company, fun to be with, muschievous, etc.)

Heathcliff
United States
Local time: 21:21
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 504
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thanks both of you
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